26 JUN 2002 General News Track and Field

Track and Field - intro

What is Track and Field?

You will find here a brief analysis and history for each of the listed events, some of the major landmark achievements for that event, biomechanical information for the practising athlete, and an "Is it for me" section, which gives you some ideas about what it takes to do that particular discipline.

100 metres - 200 metres - 400 metres
800 metres - 1500 metres - Mile - 5000/10,000 metres
100 metres Hurdles - 110 metres Hurdles -
400 metres Hurdles - 3000 metres Steeplechase
Marathon
High Jump - Long Jump - Triple Jump - Pole Vault
Shot Put - Discus Throw - Javelin Throw - Hammer Throw
Decathlon - Heptathlon
4x100 metres Relay - 4x400 metres Relay